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Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious

Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious
Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious
Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious
Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious
Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious
Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious
Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious

Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious
Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious collectible art. Kingwood massive superb Baga Nimba statue. Mask of Nimba represents the idea of the fertile woman.

Exaggerated, hanging breasts are typical for these masks, which had a dual function. Infertile women in Simo society invoked it as a fertility goddess, and it was used in the first-fruit rituals (rice), symbolically associating female fertility with an increased grain harvest. Figures are used by dancers at births, weddings, harvest festivals, and other joyous ceremonies. Dimensions: 4 "L x 3" W x 8 H.

The item "Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious" is in sale since Monday, October 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\African\1900-Now\Figures & Sculptures". The seller is "yanayordanova" and is located in Varna. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Handmade: Yes
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Guinea
  • Culture: African

Vintage Tribal African Statue Baga Nimba Carved Wood Figurine Guinea Religious